FoundationGives the name of the site — generally in its Old Irish form, (if attested in early or medieval sources, or if it appears to be readily reconstructable) otherwise the modern English placename is given.: Inishleena

Traditional AssociationGives the names of Early Christian ecclesiastics whose association with the sites concerned is based on tradition, dedication or placename association.:Senán?; Finbarr?
TownlandGives the townland (name spelt as in TTPBI Index) in which the site is (or is thought to be) located.:Inishleena
ParishGives the civil (not ecclesiastical) parish in which the townland is situated.:Inishcarra
DioceseThis records the medieval (not necessarily the same as the modern) diocese in which the foundation lies.:Cloyne
BaronyGives the modern barony (as in TTPBI Index the baronies were rationalised in 19thC) in which the townland and civil parish are situated.:Muskerry East
CountyGives the county in which the barony lies.:Cork
ProvinceGives both the civil province in which the county lies and the ecclesiastical province to which the diocese belongs.:Munster; Cashel
SourcesThis is concerned almost exclusively with hagiographical sources (mainly Lives of the saints, martyrologies and genealogies of the saints) and relates to the individuals and lineages in Doc Assoc and Lineage.:Life of St Senan? (Power)
GenderThis seeks to classify foundations as male or female based on the gender of the reputed founder, the later succession-record or the placename of the site.:male
Folk TraditionRecords traditional stories, beliefs or practices (especially pilgrimages or patterns), or a tradition of clandestine burial either recorded or inferred from location names such as the killeen or the caldragh.:trad that bullaun 'the christening stone' effective for curing warts (Power)
Field RemainsRecords physical remains of sites, whether visible in the field or accessed through excavation. Precedence is given to features considered to be characteristic of the Early Christian/pre-Reform era, such as enclosures, (especially circular or oval), cross-slabs, high-crosses, bullauns and raised areas — with round towers and church remains further down the list unless there is a strong case for doing otherwise.:eccl site; bullaun; ch site possible (Inishleena Abbey OS map 1938); gvyd; well to N (nos. 9486, 9333, 9277, 9225);
BibliographyMentions secondary references (sometimes very select indeed) to the site concerned. Some contain detailed discussion, others (especially where little else seems to be available) only the briefest mentions. For details see the Bibliography page.:Gwynn &; Hadcock 1970, 387; Power 1997, 375, 336 , 324, 317
AddendumIncludes fragments of additional information (or comments on the part of the compilers) relating to the site in question.:OS 72; 'founded by Finbarr' (Gwynn &; Hadcock); flooded 1956 for Lee Valley Hydro-electric Scheme (Power)